Juan Diaz Returns on September 6th on UniMas

By Ryan Burton

Former unified lightweight champion Juan "Baby Bull" Diaz (39-4) has notified that he will return to the ring on September 6th. His fight will be scheduled for 10 rounds and will headline a Solo Boxeo show on Unimas that will take place in Laredo, TX   His opponent will be determined in the next few weeks.

Diaz is 4-0 since ending his nearly three year retirement in April, 2013. The Houston, TX native said that he is thrilled to be fighting in the Lone Star state once again

"I am excited to fight in Laredo once again. I can't wait to see the response from the fans. The fans showed great support last year, and I am expecting even more supporters this time around," Diaz told

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by dinero fan on 07-25-2014

i hope this is just a tune up fight to get ready for the martinez fight.

Comment by Joey_Torreo on 07-25-2014

So I guess the rocky Martinez fight fell through

Comment by Hbofan23 on 07-24-2014

Nice juan diza is bk

Comment by richardt on 07-24-2014

Look forward to seeing what he has left. In his day he gave JMM and others hell. But not sure where he is at.

Comment by Kaimuki49 on 07-24-2014

You having mentioned Rocky makes me reflect (again) on what a huge bust Rocky was. He is one of the all time disappoints, his performance never coming close to the hype. He never seemed to want to reach for much,…

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